Welcome to Ireland's SB20 Class

Final preparations are underway by Royal Ulster Yacht Club for our Northern Championships next weekend 27 & 28 May. The Notice of Race can be found here SB20 Northerns NoR 2017  Sailing Instructions are available here SB20 Northerns 2017 – Sailing Instructions We look forward to welcoming  new members to the class, the Dorans with SB20 Lofly, at their first regional […]

ManaMana champs in Carrickfergus
9 June 2014

Congratulations to Graeme Grant, Ronan Downing and Tara Flood on winning the Northerns in Carrickfergus last weekend…great win in tight racing. Here’s Ronan’s report: The sb20 fleet assembled in Carrickfergus last weekend for their Northern Championship for what was supposed to be the opening of the new club house. Unfortunately “Health & Safety” hadn’t signed […]

Ridgefence encircle the Northerns
11 June 2012

Congratulations to Peter Kennedy, Dave Cheyne and Steve Kane, Northerns Champions at Carrickfergus. Belfast Lough proved a formidable tactical challenge again for the SB20 Northern Championships held over the weekend of June 9/10.  Ben Duncan’s stranglehold on this event (3 time consecutive winner) came to a  halt over the weekend as 15 boats lined up […]

30 June 2010

12-13th June 2010 The Sharkbait team of Ben Duncan,Brian Moran and Ric Morris retained the Sb3 Airtricity sponsored SB20 Northern Championships.This was sweet revenge to coming second to Gareth Flanagan in the Easterns. The event was hosted by the Royal North of Ireland Y.C. whose hospitality was second to none. The whole weekend was a […]


Sunshine and light winds greeted the competitors at the Northern Championship in Carrickfergus on Saturday. After an over eager start by most competitors in the first start the race got under way following a Black flag. Local boat Bullet (Trevor D’Arcy) rounded the first mark in a good position. Sharkbait (Ben Duncan) was not too […]

SB20 Ireland Northern Championship 2009
20 March 2009

At Carrickfergus Sailing Club, racing will take place on Saturday 2nd – Sunday 3rd May 2009 There will be 7 races using Windward/Leeward courses. Further information regarding the schedule and launching arrangements will be made available here nearer the time There is a variety of nearby Local Accomodation available with the nearest being the Premier […]

2008 Northern Championships
28 March 2008

The Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club will be our hosts during the weekend of 26 – 27 April. Notice of Race (pdf format) | Updated Entry Form (pdf format) | More info Don’t forget: you’ll need to pay your 2008 subscription, look here! Accommodation and other info in this chat forum thread. Sailing Instructions […]